Unfortunately, divorce is on the rise throughout much of the U.S., including Wisconsin. Divorce not only raises many negative emotions including anger, loneliness and despair, but it can also be tough on your finances as well. Unless it is very amicable, divorce can be a costly affair. Costs can be saved, however, by paying close attention and attempting to follow the following steps.
Shop for an attorney. Do not assume that the attorney who fetches the highest fees is necessarily the best attorney. Many lawyers provide free initial consultation; a face-to-face with the attorney can help determine whether he or she is a good fit for you.